Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Affiliated Sites | Home RSS
Zirkle aims for Iditarod title after near misses

March 6, 2014 ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Almost every musher says Aliy Zirkle will win the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. But they’re quick to add, it won’t be this year — if they can help it. more »»

Sentencing date set for Ishpeming men found guilty of torture

March 6, 2014 MARQUETTE — The fate of two Ishpeming men found guilty Tuesday of torturing and imprisoning two Ishpeming women will be sealed in April. more »»

County asks state for emergency help in freeze-ups

March 5, 2014 MARQUETTE — Marquette County officials have requested a state emergency declaration from Gov. more »»

Kohl’s open this morning

March 5, 2014 MARQUETTE — Kohl’s Department Store reopened at 9 this morning after closing Monday evening due to concerns about the weight of snow on the building’s roof. “At approximately 6 p.m. more »»

Long winter is taking its toll, causing stress, loneliness

March 5, 2014 HOUGHTON — Sub-zero temperatures and heavy snows have been common this winter, forcing many Copper Country residents to spend an inordinate amount of time indoors, alone and inactive. more »»

Ishpeming man sentenced to probation, fines in dog shooting

March 5, 2014 MARQUETTE — An Ishpeming man who pleaded guilty to shooting a dog was sentenced Tuesday in Marquette County District Court to serve a two-year probation term and pay $2,400 in fines and costs. more »»

NorthCare Network receives accreditation

March 4, 2014 MARQUETTE — NorthCare Network has been awarded Health Plan Accreditation from URAC, a Washington, D.C. more »»

Council to choose design for Second-Third streets connector

March 4, 2014 ISHPEMING — Roundabout or S-curve? At its meeting Wednesday the Ishpeming City Council is expected to make a decision between the two designs for the project to connect the city’s Second and Third... more »»

1 hurt in Ishpeming accident

March 4, 2014 MARQUETTE — One person was injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday night in Ishpeming Township. The accident happened at 8:35 p.m. on U.S. more »»

Ishpeming facade grant proposal to be adjusted

March 3, 2014 MARQUETTE — The Marquette County Board is scheduled to decide Tuesday whether to amend the amount of a grant application for an Ishpeming building facade improvement program after two of the owners... more »»

City forms panel to pitch for hospital

March 3, 2014 MARQUETTE — The city of Marquette is making sure it is involved in the decision-making process for the site of a new area hospital. more »»

Clean snowmobile challenge returns

March 2, 2014 HOUGHTON — Dozens of visitors with snowmobiles will be descending on the Copper Country this week, but they’re not your average winter tourists. more »»

Michigamme Twp. receives DIG grant for streetscape project

March 1, 2014 MICHIGAMME — Michigamme Township received a $258,581 Downtown Infrastructure Grant check Friday for a streetscape improvement project set to get under way by the middle of this summe. more »»

3 injured in Thursday crash

February 28, 2014 ISHPEMING — Three people were injured and a utility pole and traffic lights were knocked down after a collision at the intersection of Lakeshore Drive and U.S. 41 in Ishpeming Thursday. more »»

Other options?

February 27, 2014 BROCKWAY MOUNTAIN — Concerned residents are looking for alternative locations for a proposed cell tower on Brockway Mountain they say would needlessly damage the site. more »»

Upper Peninsula Hospice Foundation hosts ‘Dancing with the Stars’

February 26, 2014 MARQUETTE — The stars, the drama, the glamour and the glitter are back as the Upper Peninsula Hospice Foundation will present the second annual “Dancing with the Stars Marquette County Style” May 2. more »»

Isle Royale’s Isabelle found dead after escaping island

February 26, 2014 TRAVERSE CITY — One of the few remaining gray wolves of Isle Royale National Park has been found dead after escaping to the mainland across a Lake Superior ice bridge, a scientist who studies the... more »»

Computer-controlled mannequin shows nursing students simulated birth

February 25, 2014 HANCOCK — She won’t get up and walk around, but the new neonatal simulator mannequin — called Noelle — will tell Finlandia University nursing students if she’s having some difficulties while giving... more »»

Hancock man dies in fire

February 25, 2014 HANCOCK — A Hancock man died Friday after an alleged domestic assault and arson at his house that afternoo. more »»

Races benefit small community

February 24, 2014 TRENARY — One of the main goals of Trenary’s Outhouse Classic — one that’s less hedonistic and less well-known than that of the spectators and participants, who come to the event mostly to kick back... more »»



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web